Oxford Brookes University

Coaching and Mentoring Practice

This course is aimed at internal or external coaches, consultants, mentor co-ordinators, coaching psychologists, counsellors, managers, human resources development or leadership professionals from the voluntary, public and private sectors.

Entry requirements

1st degree or equivalent professional experience; students who have already gained a coaching or mentoring qualification may be given exemption from the practice module; English language requirements: IELTS minimum level 6.5 overall with at least 6.0 in the reading and writing components.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: coaching and mentoring practice fundamentals; transformational learning and adult development; psychotherapeutic dimensions of coaching and mentoring; advanced coaching and mentoring practice; 2 options from: psychological perspectives on the self; coaching and mentoring in organisations; positive psychology; independent study (may be work-based or theoretical); research in coaching and mentoring (compulsory for MA); dissertation.

Assessment methods

Coursework assignments; dissertation; no examinations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Part-time £ 11,060 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years
PgCert Part-time £ 4,150 per Whole course (home fees) 8 months
PgDip Part-time £ 8,300 per Whole course (home fees) 16 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Wheatley Campus Oxford OX33 1HX South East
HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education Iowa City 00000

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